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National parks must be established by an act of the united states congress. Find the latest news and events, search for images and videos, and discover facts and figures about the national parks. You go to the national parks for the experience, of course. He is the coeditor, with todd croteau and christopher marston, of americas national park roads and parkways.1067 416 935 959 124 972 1252 882 692 1304 1500 730 1015 826 965 504 1078 1089 48 319 972 113 484 56 676 980 1143 1014 240 754 96 37 1445 424 606 1244 530 675 1379 412 298 962 777 357